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Gallup (2008): study US 2001 /4

Publication

Author(s):
Gallup,
Title:
Gallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Source:
The Gallup Organization, USA

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, United States, 2001
Survey name:
Gallup poll
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 1003
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: telephone (CATI)

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Now thinking about today, how would you describe your mood, has it been ..?
1  very bad
2  somewhat bad
3  good nor bad
4  somewhat good
5  very good
Classification:
A-AOL-md-sq-v-5-a
Remarks:
Questionaire: Gallup Poll Social Series: Lifestyle
Page in publication:
qn6
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 1.43%,   2: 6.48%,   3: 8.33%,   4: 38.16%,   5: 45.13%   (total 99.53%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.20 7.99
SD:
0.94 2.36